Tanglaw, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)1,739
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7381, 118.7440

Tanglaw, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,739. This represented 0.68% of the total population of Puerto Princesa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tanglaw is 20 to 24, with 247 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4101
5 to 9144
10 to 14131
15 to 19205
20 to 24247
25 to 29148
30 to 34143
35 to 39129
40 to 44103
45 to 4998
50 to 5477
55 to 5975
60 to 6450
65 to 6930
70 to 7412
75 to 799
80 and over17
Total1,739

Historical population

The population of Tanglaw fell from 1,862 in 1990 to 1,739 in 2015, a decrease of 123 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.31%, or a decrease of 336 people, from the previous population of 2,075 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,862
1,696-1.73%
2,3226.97%
2,266-0.34%
2,075-3.15%
1,739-3.31%

Location

Tanglaw is situated at approximately 9.7381, 118.7440, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.6 meters or 77.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tanglaw shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.